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Mobile Medicine @ UIC: Welcome

This guide introduces medical resources available for your mobile device and provides news and information for the mobile user. It has been formatted for desktop viewing.


Welcome to Mobile Medicine @ UIC!

This guide is designed to help you discover medical resources that are available for your mobile device. 

If you have a health science app recommendation for any mobile device, please email  We will review it for inclusion in our resource lists.


The following icons have been used throughout:

Android Icon Android


Apple Icon Apple iPhone and iPad


Windows Icon Windows Mobile


Globe All mobile devices with a browser

Featured Mobile Resource: Isabel Diagnostic Tool

Isabel is a diagnostic tool which you can enter your patient's abnormal clinical features and symptoms to create a differential diagnostic list.  This tool is available using you mobile web browser. 

Here are the steps to access Isabel from any mobile device:

1. Access Isabel from the Library provided links via an internet browser.

2. Scan the QR code or gather the User ID and Password information from the main homepage.

3. On your mobile device, open your web browser and enter the address

login screen for Isabel database






4. Enter the UIC Library provided Mobile Access Username and Password.  Check the "remember me" box and log in


Sign in for Isabel database screenshot

To have quick access to Isabel, you may want to save a shortcut onto your home screen.  Here are guides for iPhone/iPad, Windows, & Androids systems to add a webpage to the home screen of a mobile device.